CREATE Overview

CREATE is a multidisciplinary and collaborative center founded in 1999. It is dedicated to ensure that the benefits of technology can be realized by older adults to support and enhance the independence, productivity, health, safety, social connectedness and quality of life of older people.

The center strives to develop and evaluate interventions and design solutions to promote successful technology adoption among older adults.

CREATE represents a consortium of five universities:

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News

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

On August 10th, Drs. Neil Charness and Wendy Rogers of CREATE will join other luminaries in the field of aging and technology for the American Psychological Association’s Committee on Aging Conversation Hour to discuss the impact of an increasingly digital society on older adults. For more information, click here!

Friday, June 21, 2019

CREATE's Dr. Sara Czaja will be giving a Globally Recognized Keynote address at the American Psychological Association's Technology, Mind, & Society Conference in Washington, D.C.! The conference will be held from October 3-5, 2019. For more information, click here!

Friday, June 14, 2019

CREATE is excited to announce that our new book, Designing for Older Adults, has received the 2019 Richard Kalish Innovative Publication Book Award from the Gerontological Society of America! To see the full press release, including other awards given by the GSA, click here! Additionally, for 20% off the book, click here and use Promo Code: A004